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The death of the US pivot to Asia?

   
If implemented, the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), which would liberalize trade in 40% of the global economy, would represent Barack Obama's greatest foreign policy legacy. He could claim that, despite ...


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Brazil and R2P: A case of agency and norm entrepreneurship in the Global South


Published online before print July 21, 2016, doi: 10.1177/0047117816659594
International Relations July 21, 2016 0047117816659594 (access here)
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Narconomics: How to Run a Drug Cartel

  Pablo Escobar, a Colombian drug lord, supported charity and football clubs. Just like any other global corporation, drug cartels engage in corporate social responsibility programs, particularly effective where public ...


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Rising powers, rising democracies – Rising democracy promotion? An outlook on non-Western democracy assistance

For Democracy: The Heinrich Böll Foundation’s Engagement in the World
Place of Publication: Berlin Date of Publication: April 2016 Number of Pages: 112 License: CC-BY-NC-ND
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A Fractured West in a Post-Western World


At a time of multiplying global challenges and a shift of power to the Asia-Pacific region, the United Kingdom's decision to leave the EU is harmful to Western strategic interests as it reduces Europe's political weight ...


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Goodbye Hegemony, Hello Multiplex World?


In the midst of an election year, most aspiring decision-makers and policy makers in the United States merely differ in the specifics of how to prolong, defend or re-energize US hegemony in global affairs. While politics ...


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The Oxford Handbook of the Responsibility to Protect

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Edited by Alex Bellamy and Tim Dunne Oxford Handbooks
This volume is the most comprehensive study and comparative examination of the emergence of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) principle. ...


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Book review: “The End of Power” by Moisés Naím


Moisés Naím: The End of Power: From Boardrooms to Battlefields and Churches to States, Why Being In Charge Isn’t What It Used to Be. Basic Books. March 2013. R$ 20,50 (www.amazon.com.br)
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Proteção Efetiva e Responsável contra Crimes de Atrocidade: A Caminho de uma Ação Global

 
Por THORSTEN BENNER, SARAH BROCKMEIER, ERNA BURAI, C.S.R. MURTHY, CHRISTOPHER DAASE, J. MADHAN MOHAN, JULIAN JUNK, XYMENA KUROWSKA, GERRIT KURTZ, LIU TIEWA, WOLFGANG REINICKE, PHILIPP ROTMANN, RICARDO SOARES DE ...


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IMF reform: A late (and incomplete) diplomatic victory for the BRICS grouping


After waiting for the implementation of IMF quota reforms for more than five years, the BRICS grouping can finally celebrate an important victory: Now implemented, the reform shifts six percentage points of total IMF quota ...